Egg Washing!!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by OnAdobeRoad, Apr 9, 2012.

  1. OnAdobeRoad

    OnAdobeRoad Out Of The Brooder

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    So, how does everyone wash their eggs? I've seen kits, wipes, washes, and powders. Looking for the best method. Thanks for your ideas!
     
  2. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Every State Agricultural University publishes a guide to proper egg handling, as does the US Dept of Agriculture. This one from Virginia Tech is as good as most. Although, most guides recommend the water be 20 degrees warmer than the egg.

    http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/2902/2902-1091/2902-1091_pdf.pdf
     
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2012
  3. OnAdobeRoad

    OnAdobeRoad Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you! That link was great!
     

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